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From Igor Sysoev>
Subject Re: [SECURITY] Remote exploit for 32-bit Apache HTTP Server known
Date Fri, 21 Jun 2002 10:47:42 GMT
On Fri, 21 Jun 2002 wrote:

> Concerning this vulnerability: is safe to assume that a patched
> reverse proxy will protect a vulnerable back end server from such
> malicious requests?

I think that even unpatched Apache will protect backend - as all modules
that have deal with clients body mod_proxy does not support client's
chunked request. Of course, unpatched frontend is still vulnerable.

Igor Sysoev

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